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Production: Wüste Film/Wüste Film Ost in Co-Production with Senator Film Produktion

Genre: Mystery-Drama
Director: Anno SaulLength: ca. 100 min
DoP: Bella Halben
Format: 35mm
Editor: Andreas RadkeDate of Shoot: Spring 2008
Place of Shoot: Germany
Release: 12.11.2009Status: completed

Work of Christian Vennefrohne:

Postproductionsupervisor for Wüste Film


After a fatal decision results in the death of his 7-year-old daughter Leonie, the once successful painter David (MADS MIKKELSEN) loses control of his life. But his luck changes when he discovers a door that offers him the opportunity to start over. The chance for a new beginning however quickly turns into a nightmare. Not everything is what it appears to be.

Based on the novel “DIE DAMALSTÜR” by Akif Pirincci 


  • Mads Mikkelsen
  • Jessica Schwarz
  • Heike Makatsch
  • Thomas Thieme